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  • Harvest Moon

  • By: Lisa Kessler
  • Narrated by: Felicity Hart, Shannon Gunn
  • Length: 9 hrs and 16 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 20
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 20
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 20

Dr. Jason Ayers unleashes all of his rage and his frustration through fists and brute force in an underground boxing ring. The werewolf may be the pack's doctor, but he can't even heal his coma-stricken father after the Nero Organization's attack stopped his heart. And as his Pack brothers settle down around him, he still refuses to believe in the fairy tale notion that every wolf has a true mate. In hiding and on the run, nurse Kilani Akamu is a loose end that Nero is desperate to tie up.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great installment!

  • By Mich_Mc on 04-16-18

Steamy, action-packed, and wonderful characters!

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
4 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-04-18

This is Book 4 of a paranormal romance series, but I found it very easy to read as a standalone. This is the first book by Lisa Kessler that I have experienced, and I liked it a lot. “Harvest Moon” is a solid and entertaining romance between a nice werewolf guy and a psychic human lady who has visions of the near future. The writing style reminds me of the talented Sherrilyn Kenyon.
The author has both boringly normal and excitingly original elements in this gripping story. The villain is a single evil organization who wants to enslave psychic women for their own nefarious purposes. (I am rather bored with the single evil entity as the enemy in a paranormal romance.) However, one rather innovative element in this novel is the interesting dichotomy of a hero who is a medical doctor but whose frustrating circumstances lead him to routinely damage his own hands and body in an illegal fight club. Dr. Jason Ayers is a good guy who respects women and deeply loves his extended family, but he has some interesting and understandable issues. I also have never encountered a Hawaiian heroine or Hawaiian mythology in a romance novel, and I absolutely loved it! I also appreciate the author's attention to detail for medical emergency situations. Lisa Kessler is also great at high-tension action scenes.
I connected with the main characters, and I liked them. I felt sympathy for Kilani's difficulty in trusting people, and I admired her inner strength. Kilani and Jason had wonderfully sizzling chemistry. I think that the love scenes are moderately steamy. There is a bunch of cussing and some bloody violence in the book. It is written in first person perspective alternating between Kilani and Jason.
I appreciate the theme of being honest with yourself and your loved ones.
My main problem with the audiobook is the narrators. There is a female narrator Felicity Hart and a male narrator Shannon Gunn. They each were excellent at their own main character. Jason's voice, as spoken by Mr. Gunn, was expressive, sexy, and gravelly. I was charmed by how Jason makes the word “sh*t” into a two-syllable word. Also, Kilani’s voice spoken by Ms. Hart was beautiful, expressive, and I could believe that she grew up in Hawaii. Now, the problem was that the two narrators did not seem to consult with each other at all about what the characters should sound like. The same character as spoken by the different narrators sounds like a completely different person with a different accent and pitch. This was really jarring from chapter to chapter. In addition, while the male narrator could differentiate characters' voices, the female narrator could not. They all sounded the same in Ms. Hart’s chapters.
I recommend this book to everyone who likes steamy, suspenseful paranormal romance. I also just listened to the next book in the series and that one is even better with much better narrators. I am glad that I listened in order to “Harvest Moon” and then the next audiobook “Ice Moon” about Jason’s brother. I am impressed by the high quality of Lisa Kessler’s writing.

  • Ice Moon

  • By: Lisa Kessler
  • Narrated by: Sasha Dunbrooke, J. F. Harding
  • Length: 8 hrs and 49 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 21
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 21
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 21

Jared Ayers works outdoors, embracing a solitary life, hiding from his inner demons. But after so many of his Pack brothers have found their mates, he starts wondering if there might be a mate in his future too. His world turns upside-down after he's hired by the "Ice Queen of Lake Tahoe". One touch is all it takes. One touch to send the wolf howling within....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great story brought to life by excellent narrators

  • By Splashes Into Books on 03-03-18

One of the best paranormal romance audiobooks ever

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 06-01-18

OMG! This audiobook got me addicted from the first few minutes, and I never wanted to stop listening! This is a masterpiece of romance writing coupled with an outstanding performance by the pair of narrators. I will definitely listen to “Ice Moon” multiple times in the future. I think that it is just as fantastic as an Immortals After Dark audiobook by Kresley Cole. That is really high praise from me because Kresley Cole has been my favorite PNR author for over a decade.
Lisa Kessler has written a marvelously suspenseful story filled with characters that I love so much. I completely connected with Teren and Jared right from the beginning. Jared felt so real; he is now one of my favorite male characters ever. Teren's little boy Charlie was so adorable and full of personality. I also was fascinated by Teren’s super cool and scary pyrokinetic psychic ability. Teren herself has admirable inner strength; she rocks! In addition, I love the practical, well-thought-out details of Jared’s group of non-immortal werewolves. The beautiful Lake Tahoe setting sounds just like the real world (except for the secret psychics, werewolves, and werejaguars).
The two narrators, J.F. Harding and Sasha Dunbrooke, did such a perfect job. They each performed alternating chapters. They made each character's voice very consistent throughout no matter which narrator was portraying the character. Both narrators were so expressive and had fantastic pacing. The suspense and action scenes had me on the edge of my seat. The love scenes were wonderfully intimate and exciting. I will definitely look up these narrators' other work because they are fantastic!
I highly recommend this audiobook to all fans of paranormal romance. It can be read as a standalone.

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  • Hunting in Bruges

  • Hunters' Guild, Book 1
  • By: E.J. Stevens
  • Narrated by: Melanie A. Mason, Anthony Bowling
  • Length: 7 hrs and 10 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 26
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 25
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 25

With a desire to prove herself, protect the innocent, and advance within the ranks of the Hunters' Guild, Jenna Lehane hits the cobbled streets of Bruges with blades at the ready. Someone, or something, is murdering tourists and dumping their bodies in the city's scenic canals. With the help of a mysterious stranger, Jenna begins to piece together clues that are dotted throughout the city like blood spatter. Determined to stop the killings, Jenna delves into a bloody local history that only raises more questions - but some secrets are best left buried.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Excellent Fast Paced Urban Fantasy

  • By Adriana B on 04-14-18

As cool as whole season of “Buffy the Vampire Slay

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 05-01-18

Now I am hooked on this series! This is a high quality, action-packed urban fantasy with a likeable heroine and loveable sidekick. It is the first book of “The Hunters' Guild” series, which is a spin-off of “The Ivy Granger” series. It is not necessary to read the Ivy series before you read this one. I have never read an E.J. Stevens book before, and I was impressed with the writing quality. I was very entertained; there was not a dull moment. The story was a little bit dark, but not too much. Of course, there is violence with all of the vampire killing, but the author struck the right balance of exciting action without things getting too disgusting. I think that it is suitable for teens and adults because the minimal sex that occurs is not described at all (aka, “behind closed doors”). Trigger warning: there is an attempted sexual assault, but it was thankfully stopped before much happened.
This audiobook is told in the first person past perspective from the heroine’s perspective. Jenna Lehane is a 20-yr-old American woman who grew up in the foster care system. She was recruited into the Hunters’ Guild, a secret society who fights rogue paranormal people. In this book's alternate version of the modern world, vampires, witches, werewolves, ghosts, and various species of Fey exist. It seems like the vampires and some of the Fey cause the most problems, whereas werewolves and witches can be friendly. Jenna is highly skilled with her sword and other weapons. Her one special ability is that she can see ghosts. She gets sent on a vague mission to Bruges, Belgium, where unknown paranormals have been killing dozens of humans. I really like Jenna’s practical approach to life and her dedication to saving humans from dangerous paranormals.
The pair of narrators were fantastic. The female narrator, Melanie A. Moon, does most of the narration. Her clear, Midwestern accent is wonderful. I love her pacing and her tone of voice. She does a perfect job. The male narrator, Anthony Bowling, only chimes in on the dialogue of every male character. His English accent and jovial delivery of Ash's dialogue is superb, and he is versatile with other accents and tones. They both did a fantastic job together.
I adore the setting in the ancient, evocative city of Bruges. I can tell that the author must have visited Bruges personally because she really conveys the flavor of the city and beautiful details of its geography and culture. I feel like I was actually there when I was listening to the audiobook.
The one minor flaw in the writing is that it is a tad bit stupid. I figured out something immediately that took Jenna a long time to figure out. It was sort of interesting to see how long she could have figurative blinders on. Still, it is not any stupider than a season of Buffy the Vampire Slayer. I was debating whether to give “Hunting in Bruges” 4 or 5 stars because of this. However, the wonderful Gothic atmosphere, the great action scenes, loveable characters, and fast-paced plot made it 5 stars for me. I am eagerly awaiting Book 2!
I requested and received a free copy of the audiobook from the author, and I voluntarily wrote this honest review.

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  • Must Love Kilts: A Time Travel Romance

  • Must Love Series, Book 3
  • By: Angela Quarles
  • Narrated by: Mary Jane Wells
  • Length: 8 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 91
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 85
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 83

When computer game designer Traci Campbell gets too close and personal with a bottle of Glenfiddich while vacationing in Scotland, she whisks her kilt-obsessed sister back to 1689 to prove hot guys in kilts are a myth. Hello, hundred bucks! But all bets are off when she meets Iain, the charming playboy in a to-die-for kilt.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Excellent time travel highlander romance!

  • By LilMissMolly on 12-26-16

A fun, thrilling trip back in time

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 11-13-17

I love this series! Angela Quarles wrote another fantastic novel, and Mary Jane Wells performed it so expertly. The narrator is just as great at sounding like hot Scottish guys as she is at sounding like modern American women. I adore how the author incorporated just the right mixture of humor, danger, vivid characters, and nuanced matters of the heart. FYI, there are a few love scenes that are moderately steamy.

Ian is a wonderful multi-faceted character with hidden vulnerabilities. Tracy is a modern woman who has certainly made mistakes. They both seem like real people, and they both grow during the book, and I admire how they improve themselves. I also appreciate how well the author researched the historical setting, culture, and the details of daily life. I heartily recommend this audiobook and the entire series to every fan of time travel romance who likes a bit of humor in their audiobooks.
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  • The Butterfly Effect with Jon Ronson

  • By: Jon Ronson
  • Narrated by: Jon Ronson
  • Length: 3 hrs and 27 mins
  • Original Recording
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 11,806
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 10,620
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 10,615

[Contains explicit content] Hear the story of what happened when the tech industry gave the world what it wanted: free porn. Lives were mangled. Fortunes were made. All for your pleasure. Follow writer and narrator Jon Ronson as he uncovers our web of desire.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Canada

  • By Jim "The Impatient" on 09-23-17

Fascinating and surprising

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 10-10-17

I am so glad that I discovered Jon Ronson by stumbling onto this podcast. I love his voice, his accent, his search for truth, and the odd things that he finds during his search. I love how open-minded and nonjudgmental he is. Some of the real things that he discovers are as crazy and far-fetched as something in a Cohen Brothers movie like Fargo. For prospective listeners, I think that if you watch rated R movies, this podcast will not be too risque for you. The podcast is the ideal media format for this subject matter, because I would not want to see the visuals associated with this subject.

  • An Unnatural Vice

  • Sins of the Cities, Book 2
  • By: K.J. Charles
  • Narrated by: Matthew Lloyd Davies
  • Length: 7 hrs and 54 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 134
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 129
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 129

In the sordid streets of Victorian London, unwanted desire flares between two bitter enemies brought together by a deadly secret. Crusading journalist Nathaniel Roy is determined to expose spiritualists who exploit the grief of bereaved and vulnerable people. First on his list is the so-called Seer of London, Justin Lazarus. Nathaniel expects him to be a cheap, heartless fraud.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • K. J. Charles does it again

  • By BR on 08-03-17

Really fantastic mystery and Victorian M/M romance

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 10-09-17

I was blown away by this captivating, exciting audiobook with expert narration. This is the second audiobook in the "Sins of the Cities" series, and it is best if you listen to them in order. There is an over-arching mystery and conspiracy that spans all three novels. Each book features a different pair of men who start a relationship and fall in love amidst lots of danger, including multiple murder attempts and sinister figures in the acrid London fog. It is a Victorian historical male/male romantic suspense.

KJ Charles is such a talented author! This audiobook more than lived up to my expectations from Book 1. The richly detailed mystery story arc started in Book 1 picked up more speed and remained totally absorbing to me. We get the story in third person past perspective from a new pair of men, Nathaniel Roy and Justin Lazarus. (We met Nathaniel briefly in Book 1 as the friend of Clem.) The new pair of men had a very different relationship dynamic than the pair in the previous book. Nathaniel and Justin start out as enemies who are unwillingly attracted to each other. In the midst of their fiery attraction and working together to stay alive, they discover deep feelings for each other. I wasn't too keen on either one of these characters at first because Justin is a fraud and Nathaniel is overly judgemental, but I quickly grew to like them as I read this nuanced book.

FYI, the sex scenes in this book are more explicit and steamy than in Books 1 and 3 in this trilogy, which were rather vanilla, sweet, and sensual. The sex scenes in this Book 2 might be too extreme for someone new to M/M romance, but these readers could still buy it and skip some pages because this is a fantastic series. I recommend this series to any fan of Victorian romance who is open to reading an M/M romance or to any fan of romantic suspense or to any fan of M/M romance.

Matthew Lloyd Davies did so awesomely on this series so far that he has become my second favorite male narrator, following only Robert Petkoff on my list. Mr. Davies is such an expert on all of the different British accents in this book. He is great at male and female voices, pacing, action scenes, love scenes, and every aspect of the narration! I love this narrator, and I will search for more of his work.

  • Must Love Breeches

  • A Time Travel Romance
  • By: Angela Quarles
  • Narrated by: Mary Jane Wells
  • Length: 10 hrs and 59 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 273
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 257
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 257

A mysterious artifact zaps Isabelle Rochon to pre-Victorian England, and suddenly her love of historical authenticity collides with the reality that she's a modern-day girl. But when a thief steals her card case, she determines to retrieve the time-traveling artifact. Now she must hunt down the case, navigate the pitfalls of stiff society London, conceal her time-traveling origins, and resist her growing attraction to Lord Montagu, a viscount so hot he curls her shower-loving toes.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Don't Miss this Wonderful Time Travel Romance!

  • By bluestategirl on 04-13-16

I absolutely love this series!

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 09-29-17

First, I want to rave about the narrator, Mary Jane Wells. She always does a perfect job on every audiobook, and this is no exception. I think that she is the best female narrator that I have ever come across. I have previously listened to her work on "Must Love Chainmail" in this series and Lisa Kleypas' newest series including "Marrying Winterbourne", and she did a perfect job on all of them. Her regular voice for nonspeaking parts is an elegant, musical alto with a refined English accent. She is fantastically talented at male voices; she makes Lord Montagu sound so hot! Her American accents are very accurate as well. Every character's voice is distinctive in some way. The pacing and emotion are also top notch.

Now, I will try to convey how engaging, compelling, exciting, cute, and funny this book is. Angela Quarles is my favorite time travel romance writer partly because she has a nice balance between funny and serious moments. Also, she does really good research on the time period so that there are all kinds of cool details. In addition, I love how she has the modern heroine, Isabel, having to deal with all of the practical considerations of living in another time period, including adjusting her way of speech, finding somewhere to live, and learning the proper manners. She also meets some minorly famous historical figures, such as the very nice daughter of Lord Byron. The plot takes some unpredictable twists and turns. I like how both Isabel and Phineas grow as people during the story. They both have their foibles, but nothing too irritating, and their interactions were great. I recommend this audiobook to everyone who loves a good time travel romance. This author rocks!

  • Storm Raiders: Age of Magic: A Kurtherian Gambit Series

  • Storms of Magic, Book 1
  • By: P. T. Hylton, Michael Anderle
  • Narrated by: Gabra Zackman
  • Length: 6 hrs and 28 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 79
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 77
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 77

In a time when magic rules the sea, she only trusts her sword. Abbey has always been an outsider in Holdgate. While the people of her adopted city dominate the seas with their weather-controlling storm magic, she prefers the work in her father's blacksmith shop - besting any foolish enough to question her skills with a sword.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • I need more bada$$ books like this in my life!

  • By DabOfDarkness on 09-16-17

Entertaining sword & sorcery adventure for teens

Overall
4 out of 5 stars
Performance
3 out of 5 stars
Story
4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 09-16-17

The female narrator is okay. She has a pleasant low voice with excellent inflection, emphasis, and pronunciation. She is great at pacing, especially during action scenes. However, it annoyed me that she made all of the older male characters sound almost exactly the same. What is worse, randomly at the beginning of countless paragraphs, she sounds like a flat male robot for half a sentence and then turns her voice into her appropriate regular female voice. This happened way too often during the midsection of the audiobook. She was really good at the voices of the two main characters, a male and female each in their upper teens.

This is a sword and sorcery fantasy novel that is suitable for teens. There is mild to moderate violence involved but absolutely no sexual content. The book itself is nicely exciting, and I liked the version of magic in the story. I love the origin story idea in the prologue: like Anne McCaffrey's Pern world or Terry Brooks' books, the story takes place in the far future when humanity has regressed to a medieval European level of technology. In this future Earth, an apocalypse of madness and genetic mutations reduced the human population, and the survivors' mutations are called magic. The people no longer know humanity's history, and the small groups of people only have myths and legends. In this world, we follow two young people, Abbie and Dustin, who are approximately 19 years old. They were childhood friends but then grew apart. The young lady is generous, admirable, and likeable, but sometimes she is too quick to reach for her sword. The young man is overly arrogant and takes too long to get over it.

My main problem with the writing is that the book is a little too stupid. The writers mildly underestimate the intelligence of the reader. I figured out just about everything before the characters did. Sometimes I want plot revelations to be just as surprising to me as it is to the characters. Overall, the writing was decent.

  • Beauty and the Bear

  • Denali Den, Book 1
  • By: Rebecca Thomas
  • Narrated by: Teri Clark Linden
  • Length: 2 hrs and 8 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 16
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 13
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 13

For werebear Silas Vane, finding his True Mate has proven more difficult than he imagined and he's getting grouchier by the minute waiting for her to come along. When a nosy, new hire starts asking questions about why he wants to marry so badly - he tells her - so he can have sex every day!

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Is Alaska the Only Place To Find Werebears?

  • By URSULA G on 04-10-17

A cute, quick, fun romp with a were-bear in Alaska

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 09-03-17

I had previously read it and enjoyed it as an ebook, and the audiobook is even better! The female narrator made this novella even more vivacious, funny, and sexy than it was as an ebook. My only minor complaint about the narration is that I wish that she had made Silas' voice deeper, but it wasn't too bad.

This is a really fun series, and this first book has everything I am looking for in a light paranormal romance: humor, likeable characters, a hot guy, paranormal stuff, and sexiness. I love the setting in the Alaskan wilderness at an outdoors camp for were-bear teenagers with emotional or behavioral problems. It was a little unlikely and illogical for the were-bears in charge to have hired a human counselor when they never intended her to discover that were-bears exist. Other than that inconsistency, I was quite pleased by the characters and by the story. Lexi is a feisty, likeable young woman who just finished grad school and takes this job in remote Alaska. Silas is the grumpy, good-hearted, and gorgeous camp co-owner and cook. He is also a were-bear. He really wants to find his true mate so that he can have sex every day, and he stubbornly believes that a human woman could never be his true mate. The sex scenes were good and moderately steamy. I liked the interactions between Lexi and Silas and how strong-minded Lexi is. She is no pushover, so she is a really cool heroine.



  • An Unseen Attraction

  • Sins of the Cities, Book 1
  • By: K. J. Charles
  • Narrated by: Matthew Lloyd Davies
  • Length: 7 hrs and 38 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 156
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 148
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 145

Lodging-house keeper Clem Talleyfer prefers a quiet life. He's happy with his hobbies, his work - and especially with his lodger Rowley Green, who becomes a friend over their long fireside evenings together. If only neat, precise, irresistible Mr. Green were interested in more than friendship. Rowley just wants to be left alone - at least until he meets Clem, with his odd, charming ways and his glorious eyes. Two quiet men, lodging in the same house, coming to an understanding...it could be perfect.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • K J Charles is amazing

  • By BR on 02-25-17

Wow! A cozy romance with a dangerous mystery, too!

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
5 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 08-09-17

This is the first book by KJ Charles that I have read or listened to, and I was really impressed. I cannot wait to read the next two books in this trilogy. What a great combination! An exciting, gritty murder mystery, and a lovely gay (male-male) romance. I was enthralled the entire time by the excellent writing, wonderful characters, and an absorbing plot.

Clem and Rowlie are both good, decent guys. They respect each other and have patience and affection for each other's shortcomings. Rowlie is a taxidermist who came from a really poor background in South London. Clem is an autistic man who manages a lodging house for lower middle class artisans. He grew up in the English countryside. Clem looks like a handsome young man from India, but he was raised by his white English father. Clem's autistic characteristics include the following: an aversion to crowds and loud voices, an inability to multitask, a resistance to change, and a love of an orderly routine. I really like when romances have autistic characters, and this book handles it really well. I also loved the realistic progression of Clem and Rowlie's relationship, which is put under stress by the dangerous situation. They have disagreements that they work through.

The audiobook is wonderfully atmospheric. Dangerous men lurk in the sickly yellow fog. I discovered unusual parts of Victorian London where books have never taken me before: a taxidermist shop, a lodging house for artisans, a private social club for gay people, and a trapeze artist show.

I would say that there are several love scenes, and they are moderately steamy. Although they are somewhat graphic, the mechanics of what they do is not very adventurous or advanced as compared to other MM romances that I have read. Clem and Rowlie's first sexual encounter is so sweet and awkward; it was very charming. I felt the closeness and intimacy between Clem and Rowlie. The love scenes were very well written and added to the growing relationship in the book.

It was so sweet how the pair liked to just spend time together sitting on the couch having tea, talking, and petting the cat. I like both men a lot. Clem did occasionally get on my nerves with his denial and stubbornness about certain things that come to light.

Certain things in the plot were settled at the end of this book, but an ongoing story arc continues in Book 2 with Clem and Rowlie's investigative journalist friend as one of the main characters. I can't wait to listen to Book 2.

The narrator Matthew Lloyd Davies did such an excellent job! He is now one of my favorite narrators. Each character's voice was very distinctive, with the correct type of accent, different pitch, and the speed of speech. For example, Clem had an adorable English countryside accent, like a hobbit. I also like how the narrator seemed very comfortable with the intimate male/male love scenes. He is very good at expressing the emotions that Clem and Rowlie have for each other. In addition, his pacing was superb, especially for the action scenes. I hung on his every word, and I think he did a perfect job. Because of Mr. Davies' narration, I just had to buy the second book in this trilogy.

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